To better accommodate the schedules of its members, TML is offering this workshop twice. Choose the date and location that best fit your plans!
Registration Fee: Save $50 by registering online for $170; registration by mail is $220. The registration fee includes handouts, refreshments, Friday continental breakfast and lunch, and Saturday continental breakfast. A confirmation will be e-mailed if you provide an e-mail address. A workshop badge and confirmation will be mailed to each delegate registered up to one week before the workshop.
JULY 20-21 –– HURST
This workshop will be held at the Hurst Conference Center, located at 1601 Campus Drive in Hurst. Hotels offering TML rates within walking distance are listed below:
Hampton Inn & Suites (1600 Hurst Town Center Drive; 817-503-7777)
The hotel has extended a room rate of $85 single/double until June 28. When you call the Hampton Inn & Suites, please refer to the TML Newly Elected City Officials’ Orientation room block to make reservations. Complimentary amenities include self-parking, hot breakfast, and high-speed Internet. The hotel also offers a manager’s reception Monday-Thursday evening from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., a shuttle to and from the DFW Airport and within a five-mile radius of the hotel, an indoor heated pool and hot tub, a fitness center, and a business center.
Hyatt Place (1601 Hurst Town Center Drive; 817-577-3003)
The hotel has extended a room rate of $85 single/double until June 28. When you call the Hyatt Place, please refer to the TML Newly Elected City Officials’ Orientation roomblock to make reservations. To make reservations online, go to http://fortworthhurst.place.hyatt.com/groupbooking/dfwzhtmlg2012. Complimentary amenities include self-parking, hot breakfast, WiFi throughout the hotel, and a shuttle to and from the DFW Airport and within a five-mile radius of the hotel.
AUGUST 24-25 –– AUSTIN
The location of this workshop will be the DoubleTree Hotel Austin North (6505 Interstate Highway-35 North). Self-parking is complimentary. The hotel has extended a room rate of $109 single/$129 double if your reservation is made by August 1. Please call the DoubleTree Hotel Austin North at 512-454-3737 or 800-347-0330 and refer to the Texas Municipal League room block, or make reservations online by following the instructions below:
- In the “Check Availability” section on the right side of the page, enter your arrival and departure information and click “Go.”
- Enter reservation details, and in the “Special Accounts” section, enter TMN workshop in the “Group/Convention Code” box.
- Click “Continue.” Click the link next to the desired room type. Click “Continue.”
- Enter name, address, and credit information. Click “Book Now” to confirm the reservation.
Cancellation and Substitution Policy: If you are registered and cannot attend, we encourage you to send a substitute. If you cannot send a substitute, a $45 cancellation fee will be assessed if cancellation is e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 6 for the workshop in Hurst or August 10 for the workshop in Austin.
Continuing Education Credit: Elected officials (mayors and councilmembers) can earn Texas Municipal League Institute (TMLI) credits for attending this workshop. Forms will be available on site.
The Texas Municipal League Institute (TMLI) offers a variety of educational programs to help elected city officials strengthen and enhance their leadership and policy-making skills. Throughout the TMLI year (January 1-December 31), elected officials can earn continuing education unit (CEU) credits by attending TML-sponsored educational programs. For further information on the TMLI program, including the Certified Municipal Official designation, visit the TML Web site at www.tml.org (click on “Training” and then “TMLI—Training Certification” or click here, or call us at 512-231-7400.
Special Accommodations: Let us know on the registration form if you need special accommodations of any kind. We want to help. In order to respond to any special requests, we would appreciate as much advance notice as possible.
Help! I’m a Newly Elected City Official!
2012 Newly Elected City Officials’ Orientation
July 20-21 — Hurst • August 24-25 — Austin